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The Newmedica Bristol Aztec West eye health clinic and surgical centre operates from Building 720 on Waterside Drive, Aztec West and provides services for both NHS-funded and private patients. The clinic is led by consultant ophthalmologists, Johannes Keller, George Kiousis and William Sheehan, alongside operational director, Julian Phillips.

How to find us

We are situated on Aztec West, Bristol’s premier business park. Located within 1.5 miles of the M4/M5 interchange, the eye health clinic and surgical centre gives easy access for patients from the Southwest and South Wales.

By car

From M5 Exit M5 motorway at Junction 16 (Thornbury/Filton) and follow signs for Aztec West. Aztec West hotel will be on your left-hand side. On arrival at Aztec West enter the roundabout and take the first exit. Following signs for building 720 at the end of Waterside Drive, BS32 4UD.

From Bristol City Centre Follow the A38 towards Thornbury / Filton. Follow the M32 and M4 for M5. Once travelling South on M5. Exit M5 motorway at Junction 16 (Thornbury/Filton) and follow signs for Aztec West. Aztec West hotel will be on your left-hand side. On arrival at Aztec West enter the roundabout and take the first exit. Following signs for building 720 at the end of Waterside Drive, BS32 4UD.

By bus

Bus M1 Alight at ‘Aztec West’ roundabout ‘Stop B’. This will be a short 14-minute walk to the clinic.

Bus 75 Alight at stop ‘Bradley Road’, for a short 6-minute walk to the clinic.

By train

Patchway Station This is approximately 2.6 miles from our site. Taxi journeys should be approximately 10 minutes in normal traffic.

Bristol Parkway This is approximately 3.5 miles from our site. Taxi journeys should be approximately 20 minutes in normal traffic. There are some buses from Parkway, although all will also require some walking. For example, you can take the number 19 (approximately 1 per hour) to the Bourton Avenue stop, 1 mile from the clinic.

Our ophthalmologists

I am a consultant ophthalmic surgeon specialising in cataract surgery and retinal diseases. I trained in centres of excellence in the UK and around the world honing a wide repertoire of medical and surgical skills.

I was admitted as Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in 2012 and hold the equivalent specialist title from Spain, gained at the University Clinic Hospital of Barcelona. I then undertook two years of highly specialised retina surgery training at the Bristol Eye Hospital and the Sydney Eye Hospital, Australia.

I am a patient safety and care quality officer holding roles dedicated to the improvement and maintenance of quality of care.

I grew up in Lincolnshire and attended school in Stamford, before moving on to the University of Bristol where I studied medicine from 1995-2001, graduating with MBChB (Hons).

I undertook my post-graduate training in ophthalmology at hospitals throughout the south-west of England, and completed this in 2012 when I was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (FRCOphth).

Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my young family, playing squash, and running cross-country ultramarathons.

I have worked as a consultant ophthalmologist with Newmedica since 2014.

I am an Ophthalmic surgeon specialising in cataract surgery and glaucoma.I studied medicine in Greece. I also started my training in Ophthalmology in Athens, Greece, and then I trained in many Hospitals in the UK, including Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, King's College Hospital, London, and Bristol Eye Hospital.

How do I get referred?

Your optician or GP will discuss the various treatment options available to you and where you can choose to have your treatment. You’ll be able to take the time to decide where you’d like to be treated, and your GP or optician will make the arrangements for your referral.

How to refer

Please follow your local protocol regarding referrals – we accept direct referrals by secure email newmedica.referrals@nhs.net, fax 0207 924 6262, OptoManager and post. Please call us on the number at the top of this page if you would like any further information about making a referral to Newmedica.

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This service is delivered at Newmedica Bristol Aztec West by Bristol Newmedica Limited, a joint venture partnership company within the Newmedica Group. Bristol Newmedica Limited is registered with the Care Quality Commission, Provider number 1-4752978345. Directors: Mr Johannes Keller, Consultant Ophthalmologist; Mr George Kiousis, Consultant Ophthalmologist; Mr William Sheehan, Consultant Ophthalmologist; Mr Julian Phillips, Registered Manager.